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NASA finds heavy rainfall area increasing in Tropical Cyclone Yvette - Phys.Org

On Dec. 22 at 1:15 a.m. EST (06:15 UTC) NASA's Aqua satellite captured this visible image of Tropical Cyclone Yvette north of Western Australia. Credit: NASA Goddard MODIS Rapid Response Team. NASA found that the area of heavy rainfall had increased in ...and more »

Cyclone Yvette: Alcohol restrictions imposed on Port and South Hedland after violence - ABC Online

Temporary liquor restrictions have been put in place in Port and South Hedland for the second time in a week, following a night of drunken violence ahead of Cyclone Yvette. Officer-in-charge at South Hedland police station Dean Snashall said police ...and more »

Western Australia warned ex-tropical cyclone will intensify again before Christmas - The Guardian

A tropical cyclone in waters off Western Australia's north-west coast has been downgraded to a tropical low, but is expected to reintensify on Christmas Eve, the Bureau of Meteorology says. Bureau regional director Mike Bergin said the impact of ex ...and more »

Sinister footage of huge dust storm in Western Australia - as the state braces for tropical Cyclone Yvette - Daily Mail

A driver has filmed a terrifyingly huge dust storm in Western Australia after driving straight through it. Caitlin U'Ren powered through the cloud south of Hedland on Wednesday and filmed the towering mountain of dust after coming out the other side ...and more »

Melbourne to suffer through a three-day Christmas heatwave - as Cyclone Yvette prepares to hit Australia's west coast - Daily Mail

Victoria's first heat wave of the summer will send temperatures soaring over the holiday period as Western Australia braces itself for a cyclone on Christmas Day. Temperatures in Melbourne will hit 29C on Friday and continue to rise for five days ...and more »

Photo: Flooding Broome, Western Australia, due to Cyclone Yvette - @Lobes -

Reports : Twin engine freight plane has crashed off Cable Beach, #Broome Crews searching for one person. #breakingnews. — @perthnow. Partner Disclaimer: This item was submitted to, but has not been approved by our editors. See ...and more »

Broome swamped in wettest December on record - Radio Australia

A tropical low pressure system combines with Cyclone Yvette to dump more than 200 millimetres of rain on Broome. A girl falls on one of Broome's flooded streets. (Credit: ABC). A tropical low pressure system has combined with Cyclone Yvette to dump ...and more »

Tropical cyclone Yvette forecast to hit Western Australian coast -

THE turkey might be blown off the dinner table in Western Australia, with winds of more than 160km/h predicted when Cyclone Yvette hits town. Benedict Brook@BenedictBrook · 23, 201610:05am. Video; Image. Play Video. Play. Mute. 0:00 ...and more »

Cyclone Yvette won't do a Tracy but it still deserves respect - The Australian

It won't be a repeat of Cyclone Tracy striking Darwin on Christmas Day 42 years ago, but the northern coast of Western Australia will still be battered by winds of almost 100km/h as Cyclone Yvette hits the coast tomorrow. The category-one cyclone is ...and more »

Northwest coast braced for Cyclone Yvette crossing on Christmas Day - The Australian

Christmas festivities on the northern coast of Western Australia are likely to be interrupted by destructive winds gusting up to 165km/h as a tropical cyclone, Yvette, looms towards the mainland. Yvette was yesterday afternoon about 700km off Western ...and more »